IT Transformation Programme Director
Computacenter is Europe’s leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services with revenues in 2015 of £3.1 billion and circa. 14,000 employees. Listed on the London Stock Exchange and a constituent of the FTSE 250 index. We get to know our customers, so we can respond to their needs – join us as a Transformation Programme Director and we’ll get to know you as a person, not just an employee, so we can understand your interests and ambitions.
The UK Services team are responsible for managing the in life contracted services to all our customers Globally. We engage directly with our customers to ensure Computacenter delivers on our contractual commitments, whilst ensuring our services are aligned to meet our customers’ business needs. Driving continual improvement and operational efficiency is a constant focus of the team and we do this by leveraging the best practice and capability within our shared services factory.
You will be part of a friendly UK Services Business Take-On team working with our prestigious Global customers, responsible for finding practical solutions to IT problems. This is a leadership role within the business where the successful individual will support attainment of customer strategic intent or vision, assist in the development of the ‘case for change’ - through identification of outcomes and definition of scope and drive technology as a key enabler of both organisational improvement and service transformation. We’re also looking for someone who is qualified with the relevant professional qualification and has experience of managing teams of non-technical and technical staff, as well as a good knowledge of relevant functional systems and experience in developing best practice policies and procedures for functional areas. You will be expected to adopt Computacenter’s best practice and service offerings to ensure consistency of service and also act in accordance with CC’s Information’s Security Policies and report any potential or actual Security events or other security risks to the organisation. This person will support bid-management/account management to qualify opportunities and develop transformation solutions, develop and promote a shared vision/strategic aim(s), challenge existing practices and develop new ways of working, identification of business changes required to achieve or secure benefit from transformation vision. You will also provide a governance structure that ensures accountability and enables predictability of the outcome and ensure that each transformative initiative is underpinned by coherent design and implementation approaches.
The Ideal Candidate
Ours is a dynamic environment in which colleagues are supportive and managers inspiring. The successful candidate will have a strong background in delivering IT Transformation Programmes to customers, along with a clear vision of what good looks like in successful programme delivery. To be suitable for this opportunity the successful candidate will have experience of:
- Process excellence, project management, benefit management, facilitation, problem solving, accelerating transformation and value creation.
- Effective escalation management needing leadership attention
- Effective stakeholder engagement and communications
- Develops and maintains a network of effective relationships with key ISPs and partners
Competitive + Car/Car Allowance + Bonus + Attractive Benefits Package
Based: Mobile (UK Wide) with overseas travel
About the Company
We advise customers on their IT strategy; implement the most appropriate technology from a wide range of leading vendors and manage their technology infrastructures on their behalf. At every stage we make our customers’ businesses sharper by removing cost, complexity and barriers to change across their IT infrastructures.
Our corporate and government clients are served by offices across the UK, Germany, France, the Benelux countries, Spain and South Africa. We also serve our customers’ global requirements through our extensive partner network.
Key facts about Computacenter
- Computacenter is Europe’s leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services & solutions
- Our focus is on corporate and government organisations, typically of from 500 to 10,000 employees, and large enterprises of 10,000 or more employees.
- Over 12,000 staff employed across the Group. 2016 adjusted profit before tax was £86.4 million. Revenues were £3.25 billion
- Over 70% of Computacenter’s Group revenue comes from services, software, and sales of enterprise products such as servers and connectivity/networking technology
Achieve great things - for yourself, our customers and our business
At Computacenter we win together by making sure all our people have the autonomy to get things done and to find excellent solutions for our customers.